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Alternative fee strategies (Part 2 of 3): Conservative risk avoidance
Posted on 13 Oct 2010 by Jim Hassett

This three-part series is reproduced from the LegalBizDev Survey of Alternative Fees , a research report based on in-depth interviews with chairmen, senior partners and C-level executives at 37 of the largest law firms in the US. More conservative... Read More

Should you buy Pat Lamb’s new book on alternative fees?
Posted on 14 Jul 2010 by Jim Hassett

In my opinion, any lawyer who wants to understand the nitty gritty details of how non-hourly fees really work, from pricing to project management, should buy Pat Lamb's new book Alternative Fee Arrangements: Value Fees and the Changing Legal Market... Read More

Why project management is becoming increasingly important to law firms
Posted on 21 Jul 2010 by Jim Hassett

This week's post comes from the preface to my new book . The preface starts by explaining how to use the book's tools and templates to improve profitability and client service, then transitions to the material below, explaining why project management... Read More

  • Blog Post: Should you buy Pat Lamb’s new book on alternative fees?

    In my opinion, any lawyer who wants to understand the nitty gritty details of how non-hourly fees really work, from pricing to project management, should buy Pat Lamb's new book Alternative Fee Arrangements: Value Fees and the Changing Legal Market . To put this into context, people who work with...
  • Blog Post: Why project management is becoming increasingly important to law firms

    This week's post comes from the preface to my new book . The preface starts by explaining how to use the book's tools and templates to improve profitability and client service, then transitions to the material below, explaining why project management is becoming a critical component of many firms'...
  • Blog Post: Alternative fee strategies (Part 2 of 3): Conservative risk avoidance

    This three-part series is reproduced from the LegalBizDev Survey of Alternative Fees , a research report based on in-depth interviews with chairmen, senior partners and C-level executives at 37 of the largest law firms in the US. More conservative firms are trying to plan bids so that every deal is...